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New York and London: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., 2012. Reprinted. Octavo; Fair/paperback; black/red/blue/brown multicolored spines with white text; 6 volumes: vol. A, The Middle Ages [ISBN 9780393912494]; vol. B, The Sixteenth Century/The Early Seventeenth Century [ISBN 9780303912500]; vol. C, The Restoration and the Eighteenth Century [ISBN 9780393912517]; vol. D, The Romantic Period [ISBN 9780393912524]; vol. E, The Victorian Age [ISBN 9780393912531]; vol. F, The Twentieth Century and After [ISBN 9780393912548]; covers have slight rubbing wear to exterior; small sticker to rear; thumbed corners; minor chip to edge of vol. C; text blocks show some soiling to exterior edges, as is; ex-library with stamps to exterior edges; some volumes have stickers and sticker residue to exteriors; pictorial endpapers; light ink to first page of vol. D; interiors shows some highlighting and underlining; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1978. Octavo; pp 391; Poor/Fair; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket moderate sunning to exterior; shows heavy rubbing to corners; some staining to edges; cloth has severe spotting to exterior; slightly splayed boards; text block has slight staining to exterior edges; slight ink to ffep; illustrated; frontispiece.
London: Folio Society, 1977. Reprint. Octavo; vg+/none/slipcase; black cloth spine with gilt lettering, filigree, and decorations; endpapers, maps; frontispiece; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 271 pp.; 16 engravings; binding shaken; slipcase, lavender paper boards with leather grained pattern; sunned; no text; chipping, tears and split starts; else very good;.
New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., 1980. Small Quarto; pp 482; VG/VG-; brown spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior, minor chipping to edges, mylar wraps; cloth shows light sunning to exterior, strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Faber and Faber Limited, 1934. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Black fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have shelf wear, bumping on corner, tiny tears on spine edges, small bumping on bottom edges, cocked spine, shaken spine; Textblock has foxing on edges, small brown and black line on bottom edges, foxing on end papers, cracked inner hinges, cracking on gutter between p128 and 129, sticker residue on rear end paper, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 352.
1899. First Edition. 8vo., paged 37-45, 2 plates; VG; blue cover with black print, some rubbing, soiling to covers; top of front cover says in ink "With the author's compliments"; clean interior; "Scientific Proceedings of the Royal Dublin Society, Vol. IX (N.S.), Part I, No. 6"; "Read, November 16; Received for publication, November 21, 1898; Published, March 25, 1899"
Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1974. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 344; VG/G; red spine with white text; dust jacket shows few chips to edges; slight moisture staining to rear; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth shows some rubbing to edges; lightly sunned exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
London: Jarrolds Publishers Ltd, 1959. First Edition. Octavo; pp 220; G/G-; beige pictorial spine with red and navy text; dust jacket has some sunning to spine; light foxing to front and rear; light blue front and rear; mylar wraps; cloth has light sun fading to spine; sturdy boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; illustrated; light ink to front pastedown;.
New York: Viking Press, 1999. First American Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 250 pages; VG/VG; spine is dark brown with white lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has minimal shelf-wear along the top of the spine; pages and binding are in excellent condition with no damage or markings; signed by author on bookplate on ffep; shelved case 13.
Edinburgh and London: Oliphant, Anderson, and Ferrier, 1898. 10mo; pp 140; VG-/no-DJ; red spine with black text; cloth has light soiling to exterior; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name to front ffep; bookplate to front pastedown; decked edges; slightly cocked spine.
London and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1969. Fourth edition. Octavo; pp 432; G/G-; blue/black spine with black text; dust jacket has slight toning to exterior, price clipped front flap, mylar wraps; cloth shows slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Amsterdam, New York: Da Capo Press, 1970. Facsimile reprint. Thin octavo. Red spine with long blue panel and gold lettering. VG- with no dust jacket. Covers and text block edges very good. Small printing imperfection stain along bottom edge of front cover. Slight rubbing to rear cover. Text pages clean. 43pp.
London: Chatto and Windus, c1888. Reprint. Octavo; xxvi-443pp; 32pp ads [Chatto & Windus' List, dated December, 1888]; bound in full green cloth; spine ends and corners worn with several cloth tears; soil spots and a few punctures to spine; front hinge cracked; title page offset from facing engraving; text a bit toned; text block generally sold; contents generally good; illustrations by Maclise, Gilbert, Harvey and Cruikshank. [Spine; green cloth gilt titles].
London: John Murray, 1855. 12mo; good/none; brown cloth with gold text; blind stamped filigree, boards, and emblems; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; --v1, 468 pp.; ---v2, 419 pp.; V3, 455 pp.; rare but occasional pencil marks in margins; hinges, split starts; edges and corners, chipping and wear; bindings, shaken; spines, sunned; else good+.
New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1974. US Printing. 8vo. VG-/VG-. navy DJ spine with large ivory script for title cnetered between gray italicized capitals. edgewear and creasing is heavy along the outer edges, a slit/gash around where gray/pale blue illustration rests on navy titleblock at bottom edge. inner flaps, creased with age-toning. navy clothbound HB with small metallic titles on spine. foxing light to endpapers. HB spine orientation is slightly slanted. white interior textblock with 16 b/w illustrations. outer edges a touch toned. 380 pp. ISBN# 0195017315.
England: The Harvester Press Limited, 1977. First UK Edition. 8vo. VG/VG-. solid sky blue DJ spine with titling on light blue segments bordered in dark blue around title, author both; smaller white lettering for publisher near tail. edgewear and closed cuts to spine ends, corners and the slender inner flaps. medium powder blue clothbound HB with stamped gold titling, lightly pushed in ends. EX-LIBRIS, prior owner bookplate tipped in on right fep. skimmed interior, no marks or writing, neat edges all sides. 386 pp. ISBN#0855278390.
Galway: The Connacht Tribune Printing and Publishing Company, Ltd., 1958. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 336; Good+; burgundy spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; some staining to rear board; mild rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block has light age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior has lightly toned edges; light pencil; some offset staining to few pages due to paperclip;.
London: Robert Hale. First Edition. Octavo; VG/G+; Green spine with white lettering; Jacket has several moderate tears to the edges and corners, some chipping to the spine edges; Boards are straight with moderate edge wear; Binding is tight; Some age toning to outer edge of text block, interior is clean, some staining to paste down and end papers; Rear folding map is intact; 224 pages.
London: Chapman & Hall, 1904. Octavo; pp 358; Fair/no-DJ; dark orange spine with dark brown text; cloth shows noticeable wear to exterior; light bumping to corners; darkening to spine; illustration and text to front; sturdy boards; text block has slight darkening to exterior edges; deckled fore edge; slight offset to ffep; frontispiece; interior lightly toned; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; some slight foxing to few pages; light pencil; illustrated throughout; uncut pages; cracking to pp 48-49, 65, 80-81,128-129, 144-145.
Urbana: The University of Illinois Press, 1940. First. Large octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; grey spine with gold text; boards strong, have moderate signs of aging with faded, scratched covers and faded corners; textblock slightly yellowed with age, front paste-down inscribed by author to previous owner, front free-end paper has mark where sticker has been torn off, otherwise textblock is clean; 269pp.
Oxford, New York and Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1993. Octavo; VG/VG-; Black spine with red, blue & white text; Dust jacket has slightly rubbed exterior with minor edge wear; Cloth has slightly sunned exterior with, otherwise strong and intact panels; Text block shows slight shelf wear & light age toning due to age and handling with slight writing throughout text pages; pp 283.
Boston: The New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1989. Thick Octavo; VG/VG; Black spine with white text; This volume only; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and small tear on front near spine edge toward tail edge, some scratches on fore edges, small tears at head spine edge and sticker on front flap; Cloth is slightly sunned with minor edge wear, otherwise panels are clean and strong; Text block has slight wear on exterior edges due to handling with tight binding; pp 684.
London: John Murray, 1894. Fifty-fifth Annual edition. Octavo; good+/none; brown leather spine with gilt titles and raised bands; half-bound with burgundy marbled boards; front, stamped gilt heraldic crest; ex library, bookplate; extensive chipping, wear and bumping; text block, clean; endpapers, light age-toning; 893 pp.; all edges, red sprinkles; binding shaken; all edges and corners, chipping, wear, and abrasions; else good.
London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2006. First Edition. Octavo; pp 313; G/G-; black spine with red and yellow text; dust jacket shows slight shelf wear to exterior; few chips to corners; light toning to flaps; mylar wraps; cloth has light spotting toward head edges; slightly splayed boards; text block has mild shelf wear to exterior edges; slight foxing on few pages to exterior edges; illustrated;.
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1874. 10mo; pp 328; G-; brown spine with gilt text; no jacket; burgundy cloth shows modest soiling to exterior; sunned spine; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; chip to fore edges of few pages toward front, as is; interior lightly toned;.
London and New York: John Lane, 1908. 12mo; pp 316; G-/no-DJ; dark brown spine with gilt text; cloth shows some rubbing wear to exterior; light rubbing to corners; blind-stamped decorations to front and spine lightly bumped corners; strong boards; text block has slight darkening to exterior edges; deckled fore edge; slight offset to ffep; interior lightly toned; previous owner's bookplate to verso of frontispiece; some slight foxing to few pages; illustrated.
New York: Random House, Inc., 1952. Octavo; pp 248; G/G-; sunned brick spine with black text; dust jacket shows moderately sunned exterior; small chip to rear; rubbed corners; cloth has slightly sunned exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; interior clean; previous owner's name to ffep; illustrated.
Boy's Own Paper Office: London, 1913. Large Octavo; pp 824; G/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; bound book of individual editions for one year; original publisher's cloth has slight soiling to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; beveled edges; gilt lettering to front; brown, white and red embossed illustrations to spine and front; slight sunning to spine; sturdy boards; text block shows slight foxing to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; some cracking to gutters; frontispiece; profuse with drawings, paintings and some photographs; previous bookshop's sticker to rear pastedown; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Boy's Own Paper Office, 1922. Large Octavo; pp 784; G/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; bound book of individual editions for one year; original publisher's cloth has slight soiling to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; beveled edges; red lettering to front; brown, white and black embossed illustrations to exterior; slight white spots to spine; sturdy boards; text block shows slight foxing to exterior edges; light foxing to first and last few pages; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profuse with drawings, paintings and some photographs; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Hampshire: Authors and Trustees of The John Bodley Trust, None listed. First. Octavo; Fair/Paperback with no diust jacket. Dark green spine with silver lettering. Cover has moderate shelf wear including chipping on all edges, scratch/abrasion on back cover; Moderate spine crease; Text block and edges show minor moisture damage with page rippling but no staining, Books carries insciption from one of the authors to the former owner; Former owner has included typed page explanation of relationship to author. pp. 214. This is a collection of individual accounts of the Rifle Brigade's operation on the Borneo/Indonesia border during the "War of Confrontation". These stories focus on the last six months of the conflict before Borneo became part of a newly independent Malaysia. Rare.
London: J. Johnson, 1809. Octavo; Good; dark brown 3/4 bound spines with gilt text; marbled boards; 4 volumes; no jackets; boards show modest wear to exteriors; mild defect to front joints; some wear to edges; text blocks have slight age toning to exterior edges; previous owners' bookplates to front pastedowns; foxing to few first and last pages; frontispiece to vol. 1; interiors lightly toned;.
London: Faber and Faber, 1959. First edition. Octavo; 89 pp, 96 plates; VG-/G; beige/dark red spine with black text; dust jacket has slight soiling to exterior, rubbing to edges, minor chipping to head and tail edges, light ink to front flap; cloth has slight sunning to spine, minor rubbing to edges, strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
London: University College London, 1991. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in grey cloth, black spine with gilt lettering; boards strong, very slight bowing, minor shelfwear, general edgewear, light soiling on front and rear, bumping on fore corners and spine edges, bumping on head edges and front tail edge, sticker on rear, penciling and marker on front pastedown; text block clean; vii, 264pp.
Tokyo: The Hokuseido Press, 1927. 1st. 140pp. hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. Japanese colophon, tipped-in. Illustrations present, an intact copy of this book. Green cloth covered boards clean, with minimal shelf wear. Text is unmarked, age toned. Some foxing at endpapers, foxing in text is very sparse. Top edge gilt. Dust jacket protected, minimal shelfwear apparent, with one or two smudges. DJ spine toned darker, with small soiled spot and a pen mark. Spine is brown with brown letters. Shelve Lit. Crit.
Gerrards Cross, UK: Van Duren/Colin Smythe Limited, 1994. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 133; VG-/VG-; blue spine with white text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior minor edge wear; previous bookshop's sticker to front flap; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has some foxing to exterior edges; previous bookshop's sticker to title page; interior clean.